PEORIA, IL -- From a news release:
Media & Politics topic of April League program
The relationship of media and politics will be discussed at Drinks & Dialogue, a new program hosted by the League of Women Voters of Greater Peoria. The media can be a critical factor in the League’s commitment to open, responsive, and effective government brought about by informed, involved citizens.
The public is invited to participate in the dialogue, at 5:30 p.m. Wednesday, April 15 at the Lariat Steakhouse, 2232 W. Glen, Peoria, IL.
The dialogue about media and politics will be opened with comments from Shelley Epstein, a former Journal Star editorial writer and facilitated by League members.
Drinks & Dialogue provides an opportunity for people to share opinions and ideas, ask questions and become more aware of local, state and national issues and the options for making change.
There’s no cost to participate, and refreshments are available to buy.
Drinks & Dialogue is offered monthly, on the 3rd Wednesday of the month, for one hour starting at 5:30 p.m. at the Lariat, with local, state, and national political topics.
The League is a non-partisan, issues oriented, volunteer, member-directed organization committed to open, responsive and effective government brought about by informed, involved citizens with membership open to both men and women in Peoria, Tazewell, and Woodford counties. For more information, go to www.lwvgp.org. -30-